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Sony Online Entertainment Reviews

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Sony Online Entertainment President John Smedley
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    Customer Support Representative

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative  in  San Diego, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in San Diego, CA (US)

    I worked at Sony Online Entertainment full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment, excellent review system during first 3 months

    Cons

    Got laid off, but kind of the nature of the beast working as a contractor.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have more people like Jeff Bard

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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

Sony Online Entertainment Interviews

Updated 30 Aug 2014
Updated 30 Aug 2014

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    Web Artist II Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5 days - interviewed at Sony Online Entertainment.

    Interview Details

    Met with HR and then met with a web design manager

    Interview Questions
    • not really a difficult interview, but I did have a portfolio to offer, so that was probably the most important selling point.   Answer Question
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    I was given what I asked for.
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Website www.sonyonline.com
Headquarters San Diego, CA
Size 500 to 999 Employees
Founded 1996
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Media
Revenue £25 to £50 million (GBP) per year

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